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Sustainability matters

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  • Charles-Henri Dimaria

    () (LEO - Laboratoire d'économie d'Orleans - UO - Université d'Orléans - Université de Tours - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, STATEC - Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques - LUXEMBOURG)

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This documents aims at bridging productivity measurement and weak sustainability in a specific data envelopment analysis framework that allows for negative output. In this framework countries use two inputs: capital and labour and seeks to maximize output and adjusted net saving. The indicator suggested dwell on the new growth theory with multiple equilibria. Adjustment net saving is seen as a sustainability indicator and then the productivity indicator computed can be understood as a sustainability productivity index.

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  • Charles-Henri Dimaria, 2013. "Sustainability matters," Post-Print halshs-00827315, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:halshs-00827315
    DOI: 10.1007/S11135-013-9833-5
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